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Hovde, Ellen

Overview
Works: 164 works in 400 publications in 1 language and 13,815 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary television programs  Documentary films  Nonfiction television programs  Biography  Historical television programs  Nonfiction films  Biographical films  Biographical television programs  Television programs 
Roles: Director, Producer, Production personnel, Author, Editor, Performer, Narrator
Classifications: E302.6.F8, 973.3092
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Ellen Hovde
Publications by Ellen Hovde
Publications by Ellen Hovde, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Ellen Hovde
 
Most widely held works by Ellen Hovde
Liberty! : the American Revolution by Thomas Fleming( visu )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in English and held by 1,966 libraries worldwide
Liberty! is a exuberant documentary about the American Revolution and our fight for freedom. It chronicles the events leading up to the declaration of war and the lasting effects these events had on shaping our country today
Grey Gardens by David Maysles( visu )
36 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,518 libraries worldwide
Portrait of the relationship between Edith Bouvier Beale and her grown daughter, Little Edie, once an aspiring actress in New York who left her career to care for her aging mother in their East Hampton home, and never left again. The aunt and cousin of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis feed their cats and raccoons and rehash their pasts behind the walls of their decaying mansion, Grey Gardens
American photography : a century of images by Ronald H Blumer( visu )
13 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,110 libraries worldwide
The story of the pictures we have taken and where they have taken us. The series traces the profound effect photographs have had on American life-- influencing what we buy, how we dress, how we get the news, and in the matters of life and death, medicine, science, and war
The Crash of 1929 ( visu )
10 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 1,096 libraries worldwide
On October 29, 1929 - Black Monday - large and small investors alike lost corporate and personal fortunes when the stock market crashed. This program examines the reasons behind the crash and whether the crash was predictable
Benjamin Franklin ( visu )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 876 libraries worldwide
Traces Franklin's life from humble beginnings to fame as a scientist, founding father, and America's first diplomat to France
Benjamin Franklin ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 475 libraries worldwide
Traces Franklin's life from humble beginnings to fame as a scientist, founding father, and America's first diplomat to France
Saving the national treasures ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 439 libraries worldwide
The Declaration of Independence, the Constitution, and the Bill of Rights are literally fading away. The Archives' curators have detected signs of decay. A five-year project is underway to design new encasements and a new rotunda for the charters
Five films about Christo & Jeanne-Claude by Gary Hustwit( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 401 libraries worldwide
The 30 year collaboration between acclaimed filmmakers Albert and David Maysles, and the renowned environmental artists Christo and Jeanne-Claude
Dancing ( visu )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 400 libraries worldwide
Examines and celebrates dance from around the world, from traditional dance to classical ballet
American photography : a century of images ( visu )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 265 libraries worldwide
America changed profoundly in the 1960s and cameras were there to capture it all. From the civil rights movement, anti-war movement, Vietnam, and the space program-- photographers had unprecedented access to it all, and the media was willing to bring all the chaos of the era to the masses. With the advances in technology, photography became an increasingly powerful tool in criminology. Breakthrough digital technology promises both benefits and drawbacks for photography at the end of the 20th century. Though we live in a high-tech world, the enduring power of the still photograph remains
Julie Taymor : setting a scene ( visu )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 225 libraries worldwide
A visit with theater director Julie Taymor who gives children a glimpse of her at work staging scenes from The Tempest. The children are also given a taste of the kind of visual theater created by using puppets, masks and music
Dogs. the early years ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 212 libraries worldwide
The first program explores the world of dogs that go the extra step beyond man's best friend-- service dogs, search and rescue dogs, therapy dogs, celebrity dogs, sheepdogs and war dogs. The second program looks at puppies. Trainers, breeders, owners, vets, biologists and dog lovers of every kind talk about puppies - their talents and temperaments, needs and loves
Sex and social dance ( visu )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and held by 174 libraries worldwide
This program examines the male and female roles in dancing in three different societies: USA, Morocco, and Cook Islands of Polynesia. Includes archival film footage
Liberty! ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
In 1763, the capitol city of America is London, George Washington is lobbying for a post in the British army, and no one thinks of Boston harbor when they hear talk of tea parties. In a dozen years, the colonies are on the brink of rebellion. What happens to bring this country so quickly near war with England?
Behind the scenes ( visu )
12 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
Profiles of David Hockney, Julie Taymor, Wayne Thiebaud, Matt Groening, David Parsons, JoAnn Falletta, Robert Gil de Montes, Carrie Mae Weems, William Wegman, Allen Toussaint, Bobby McFerrin, Nancy Graves, Max Roach
Behind the scenes with Julie Taymor ( visu )
10 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 135 libraries worldwide
A visit with theater director Julie Taymor who gives children a glimpse of her at work staging scenes from The Tempest. Shows children the kind of visual theater created by using puppets, masks and music
An empire of reason ( visu )
9 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
Docudrama recreating the ratification debates on the U.S. Constitution as if they were being covered by today's television news. Highlights the New York convention in July, 1788
The times that try men's souls ; Oh fatal ambition! ( visu )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
Episode 3. Days after the Declaration of Independence was signed an immense British force dropped anchor in New York harbor, pitting the largest professional army in the world against George Washington's army of untrained volunteers. Washington wanted to conduct the war in proper 18th cent. style, but after an early string of defeats he realized he had to avoid fighting at all costs and keep his army on the run. On Dec. 26, 1776, Washington led his army across the Delaware River, surprising a garrison of Hessian soldiers at Trenton
The reluctant revolutionaries ; Blows must decide ( visu )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Episode 1. In 1763 American colonists were happily British, and proud to be subjects of King George. With the end of the French and Indian war, America became a land of opportunity, and the future founding fathers were poised to take advantage of it. Then the British imposed a seemingly routine tax--the Stamp Act. It created a firestorm throughout the colonies as Americans saw their liberties and power threatened. Benjamin Franklin found himself in the center of controversy as relations between England and America unravelled--Container
Behind the scenes ( visu )
in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
Focuses on the creative process behind the visual and performing arts. Penn and Teller go behind the scenes with renowned artists and performers in the fields of music and dance. Choreographer and dancer David Parsons shows how dances can begin with simple everyday movements. Young conductor JoAnn Falletta shows how an orchestras can use layers of sound to create music. Jazz pianist Allen Toussaint composes a melody on the piano and then records it in a studio. Bobby McFerrin lends a hand. Jazz percussionist, Max Roach brings accent to music using layered and funky rhythmns to create a beat
 
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